About Dr Compoginis

Dr. Compoginis is a California native who appreciates the rich culture and beauty the Golden State has to offer. He has been educated at some of the finest U.S. institutions including the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Southern California. He is a double board certified surgeon who has successfully completed a general surgery residency and a second residency in plastic & reconstructive surgery. This unique dual training allows him to offer exceptional surgical care to his patients.

Articles written by Dr. Compoginis have been published in major peer reviewed journals and have been cited by numerous authors. He has been invited to present his research articles at several of the most elite medical conferences in the U.S. He continues to be an active participant in academic surgery and medicine and always stays current with the latest advancements and techniques.

He practices the full spectrum of plastic surgery including reconstruction for cancer surgeries, repair of traumatic wounds of the face and body, and cosmetic surgery including body contouring, breast surgery, and facial rejuvenation. His main office is in Pasadena, California and he holds privileges at hospitals in both the San Gabriel and San Fernando valleys.

With over twelve years of post-graduate education and training, Dr. Compoginis has developed sophisticated techniques and employs state of the art treatments. He is a caring and compassionate physician who will be dedicated to you and your personal goals.


Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Facial Plastic Surgery

Cosmetic Surgery

Hand Surgery

Facial Trauma Surgery


The American Board of Plastic Surgery

The American Board of Surgery

Professional Memberships

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

The American College of Surgeons (ACS)